Making The Most Of Easter

Making The Most Of Easter

Easter is coming soon and this is a great opportunity for you and your church to reach out into your community and invite people to join you.  Like Christmas, this is prime real estate for the church.  We can celebrate freely and confidently proclaim “He is Risen”....
4 Calls From Ministers Gathering 2019

4 Calls From Ministers Gathering 2019

We gathered in Banff, Alberta for our annual Ministers Gathering and District Conference.  This is always a time of connection, inspiration, information, and vision.  This year, there were four distinct calls that went out to the ministers in attendance.  The Call to...
Relentlessly Outward Bound

Relentlessly Outward Bound

*This article first appeared in the Fall 2018 version of Enrich Magazine. When I look at Canadian churches that are experiencing growth by conversion, there is one common characteristic I see: they are relentlessly outward bound. At some point they made a decision...
New Year, New Opportunities

New Year, New Opportunities

Every time a new year rolls around, leaders get a bit of a “clean slate.” This is a great time to seize the opportunities that the new year affords us. Here are just a few ways you can do just that. Invite More PeopleMany churches report that their attendance...